Category Archives for Doctors

Health Screening Is Ineffective and May Cause Harm

Health screening is the practice of checking someone for health conditions he or she may not know about. In other words, health screening means medically examining an apparently healthy person, instead


What can happen to an old person in the hospital

My mother, age 93, recently suffered a serious stroke. She was transferred to a big-city hospital that specializes in stroke treatment, where a highly qualified and brilliant, to put it mildly, doctor


What happens when you see the doctor

You’ve got some kind of physical or mental complaint and go to your doctor. What happens? He’ll very likely prescribe a drug, one that has side effects and in many cases could be worse than